Baltimore Summer Youth Curfew Takes Effect Memorial Day Weekend – WBALTV 5/26/23


A citywide youth curfew starts Friday night in Baltimore and lasts through Labor Day weekend.

Officials said the goals are to keep kids safe and to cut down on crime.

City residents received a text message and phone calls Friday morning reminding them of the curfew. The text read: “Reminder: Curfew ordinance is in effect from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. all summer.” It also included a link to the B’More Summer Information Hub that has a list of events and activities for youths.

The curfew impacts teenagers aged 14, 15 and 16 on weekends and holidays from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m.

For those 13 and younger, the curfew starts at 9 p.m.

There are exceptions, including for children with their parent or guardian, and youths traveling to or from a job or city-sponsored event….

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